Datuk Seri Jebasingam Issace A/L John Rajamoney holds a Bachelor of Science (Honours)in Housing, Building and Planning & a Master of Science in Town Planning from the University of Science, Malaysia (USM), a Master of Science in Development Economics from the University of Wales, Swansea, United Kingdom (UK) and was awarded Honorary Degree, Doctor of Laws (LLD) by Swansea University, UK in 2016. With almost forty (40) years of experience, having served at both Federal and State levels in Selangor, Perak, Kedah, Penang and Perlis, Datuk Seri Issace has been involved in key high-level projects including the Planning and Development of Putrajaya, the Klang Valley Development Plan, as well as the Langkawi, Penang and Kulim Hi-Tech Parks. Datuk Seri Issace joined PETRONAS in 2006, before being appointed as the Chief Executive Officer of East Coast Economic Region Development Council (ECERDC) in 2007 until 2018. He had spearheaded the execution and implementation of the ECER Master Plan and plays a leading role in setting the directions, policies and strategies in relation to the development of the East Coast Economic Region (ECER).
Presently, Datuk Seri Issace helms the Northern Corridor Implementation Authority (NCIA) as the Chief Executive, sharing his experience and expertise to advance the Northern Corridor Economic Region (NCER) as an eminent destination for investment and development.To this end, Datuk Seri Issace leads the implementation of bold and robust plans to attract investment and improve well-being of the rakyat in NCER through job creation, elevating household income and creating entrepreneurial opportunities. Datuk Seri Issace is responsible for the implementation of high-impact key projects in the NCER. His pivotal role in effecting policies will revolutionise the infrastructural landscape of the northern region, and subsequently accelerating the socioeconomic development in NCER.